Bangladesh Women start Zimbabwe tour with victory

Bangladesh Women Tour of Zimbabwe 2021

Bangladesh Women vs Zimbabwe Women 

Venue : Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo

Toss : Bangladesh Women won the toss and decided to field first.

Zimbabwe Women : 48/10 in 23.2 overs (Marange 17, Cheidza 7, Modster; Nahida 3/2, Salma 3/6, Jahanara 3/18)

Bangladesh Women : 49/2 in 10.4 overs (Rumana 16*, Fargana 11*, Sharmin 8; Marange 1/11, Esther 1/18)

Result : Bangladesh Women won by 8 wickets.

An all-round Bangladesh Women team outclassed Zimbabwe Women in the first ODI of the series with a emphatic 8-wicket win. Tigresses lead the 3-match series 1-0. Second match of the series will be held on November 13 at the same venue.

Winning the toss, Bangladesh opted to bowl first. Bowlers grabbed the opportunity with both hands as they wrapped up the hosts innings for just 48. Nahida Akter, Salma Khatun and Jahanara Alam stars with 3 wickets each.

Batsmen took very little time to chase the target as they sealed the match in 11th over with 8 wickets to spare. Rumana Ahmed was not out on 16 and Fargana was on 11. Maranage and Esther claimed 1 wicket each for Zimbabwe.